Scientist behind Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine makes bold claim: It can stop pandemic

Posted by on November 13, 2020 6:57 pm
Categories: US National Stories

A billionaire scientist behind Pfizer and BioNTech’s breakthrough COVID-19 vaccine says he expects it to “bash the virus over the head” and ultimately end the pandemic, according to a report. Following an announcement this week that the vaccine was more than 90 percent effective in trials, Uğur Şahin — the 55-year-old CEO of BioNTech —…